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    Sikma, Westphal among Hall of Fame finalists


    New nominees Marques Johnson, Jack Sikma, Ben Wallace and Paul Westphal were among the finalists announced Friday for the 2019 Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame...

    New nominees Marques Johnson, Jack Sikma, Ben Wallace and Paul Westphal were among the finalists announced Friday for the 2019 Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame class.

    Steph's mom drains underhand half-court shot


    Sonya Curry is used to seeing her son, Stephen, pull off trick shots that make fans go crazy. But Friday night she stole the spotlight after draining an underhand shot from half...

    Sonya Curry is used to seeing her son, Stephen, pull off trick shots that make fans go crazy. But Friday night she stole the spotlight after draining an underhand shot from half court.

    Nuggets reward operations staff with new deals


    The Nuggets have given president of basketball operations Tim Connelly and his entire staff contract extensions, the team said. Connelly's contract was set to expire at season's...

    The Nuggets have given president of basketball operations Tim Connelly and his entire staff contract extensions, the team said. Connelly's contract was set to expire at season's end.

    Wiz owner: Betting 'most important new business'


    The Wizards and the Kings are among the teams attempting to educate would-be bettors -- in case legalized sports betting happens to come to the District of Columbia or...

    The Wizards and the Kings are among the teams attempting to educate would-be bettors -- in case legalized sports betting happens to come to the District of Columbia or California.

    Gay defends Spurs: 'We're just building character'


    Rudy Gay says the Spurs, who enter the All-Star break in a now-familiar position as the seventh-place team in the West, aren't tucking their tails into the abyss of NBA history books anytime...

    Rudy Gay says the Spurs, who enter the All-Star break in a now-familiar position as the seventh-place team in the West, aren't tucking their tails into the abyss of NBA history books anytime soon.

    Can you draft a winning NBA All-Star team?


    Step into the shoes of LeBron or Giannis and assemble your best squad to become king of All-Star...

    Step into the shoes of LeBron or Giannis and assemble your best squad to become king of All-Star Weekend.

    How Jordan Brand plans to own All-Star Weekend


    Hornets owner Michael Jordan is playing host to All-Star Weekend, so Jordan Brand is going big with special events and retro...

    Hornets owner Michael Jordan is playing host to All-Star Weekend, so Jordan Brand is going big with special events and retro releases.

    GOATs on GOATs: LeBron and MJ in their own words


    As LeBron James prepares for an All-Star Game in Michael Jordan's city, we look back at what the two have said about each other since they first met back in...

    As LeBron James prepares for an All-Star Game in Michael Jordan's city, we look back at what the two have said about each other since they first met back in 2001

    How Muggsy Bogues saved his brother's life, and found the meaning of his own


    In 1995, Charlotte icon Muggsy Bogues had a busted knee, a broken marriage and a brother addicted to drugs. Bogues couldn't fix the knee or save his marriage, but he could help his brother. So he did -- and changed both their lives...

    In 1995, Charlotte icon Muggsy Bogues had a busted knee, a broken marriage and a brother addicted to drugs. Bogues couldn't fix the knee or save his marriage, but he could help his brother. So he did -- and changed both their lives forever.

    Experts' picks for every All-Star Weekend event


    Will a Curry brother reign from 3? Which high flyer will be crowned dunk champ? Team LeBron or Team Giannis? Our experts make their picks for every All-Star...

    Will a Curry brother reign from 3? Which high flyer will be crowned dunk champ? Team LeBron or Team Giannis? Our experts make their picks for every All-Star event.

    Lowe: Ten things I like and don't like, including this MVP race


    This week we highlight the impossible Anthony Davis situation, chill mode LeBron and the thrills of Paul George and James...

    This week we highlight the impossible Anthony Davis situation, chill mode LeBron and the thrills of Paul George and James Harden.

    Five names ready to dominate the next 10 All-Star games


    With LeBron in MJ's house for this weekend's All-Star Game, here are five 25-and-under stars with the talent and star power to take the throne in a post-LeBron...

    With LeBron in MJ's house for this weekend's All-Star Game, here are five 25-and-under stars with the talent and star power to take the throne in a post-LeBron NBA.